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71 Central Road, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
+27 11 838 0751
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Went wit family.expensive but class of another level.food was extremely good and service on the ball.u have to try the magnum milkshakes

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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Adega Fordsburg, under new management is setting a bar higher in taste and service. It's about Portuguese cuisine but with a wide choice that will satisfy most pallets. Enjoyed the food and will not disappoint. It's important to book for good seating. 4/5

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Thank abkarolia
Johannesburg, South Africa
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64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The first time, (or maybe it was just the dish) was good, the next time not so much. Some people love this place, i think its too varied to be good in a type of dish, the whole Jack of all trades approach doesn't work for me.

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14 reviews
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

I was on business trip and some one told me about this place. I reached this place in evening and because of ramazan it was full in evening. I waited for almost for 45 minutes outside. I tried some snacks made of chicken which was really nice. The atmosphere was really nice. Even the Fordsburg area is very good.

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Thank Sumitter
Sandton, South Africa
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Lovers of seafood look no further than Adega at Bryanston Crossing Johannesburg .. A warm inviting atmosphere ... Courteous waiters and staff .. Hard to choose from the menu .. Fortunately Tuesday are seafood buffet night .. At 185 per person a real treat ... Go on spoil yourself and your friends .. A must on your social list ..... More 

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Thank Imtiaz-waheeda
Berkshire
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2016

A family friend recently invited a group of 25 to eat at here. I can honestly say the food was just great. We ordered these large mixed platters to the table. There was something for everyone from Portuguese grilled chicken, prawns in their shells to beef rib where the ribs were just so tender meat was literally coming away with... More 

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Thank sbuk73
Gaborone, Botswana
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91 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We were a large party (15) so had pre-booked. When we arrived our tabel had already been reserved and set, which was a plus. We got there early, but quite soon enough, the place began to fill. We would strongly advise others to pre-book to avoid waiting. Despite only having one waiter assigned to such a large party (management, please... More 

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1 Thank khursheed1
Johannesburg
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 December 2015

excellent choice for a fine dining experience with your loved ones or intimate romantic dinner for two!!!

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1 Thank 136sf
Cape Town
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

I regularly eat at Adega Fordsburg whenever I'm in Johannesburg. It's a must stop for a delicious Halaal Meal. Wherther it's a fillet steak or prawns or chicken you craving for, the food quality is consistently delicious and great service. Be sure to come early or make a reservation over a weekend as this is a popular restaurant and finding... More 

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1 Thank RajaHindustani
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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105 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

The chicken is my favorite. The prawns are also about the best in town. This branch is the best of the Halaal branches in the country without a doubt. Love the sauces.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Portuguese, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Central Road, Johannesburg 2092, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Gauteng  >  Greater Johannesburg  >  Johannesburg
  • Phone Number: +27 11 838 0751

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?